Director Biography – Lizette Barrera (¡Come! (eat))

Lizette Barrera is a Chicana Filmmaker from Lewisville, Texas. Based in Dallas/Fort Worth and Austin, TX.Her film Mosca (Fly) is in distribution with HBO and her Latest film Chicle (Gum) will be having its World Premiere at SXSW. Winner of Texas Archive of the Moving Image Award (Cine las Americas) and Filmmaker to Watch for (Women Texas Film Festival).Films have shown at Maryland Film Festival, Austin Film Festival, San Diego Latino Festival, Oak Cliff Film Festival, Cine Las Americas Festival, Nalip Org finalist for the Latino Lens Fest & Showcase Shorts Program, DallasVideoFest, AFS Showcase at SXSW, Women Texas Film Festival, Flyway Film Festival, Semi-Finalist Miami Short Film Festival, Semi-Finalist Frame of Mind, Asian Film Festival of Dallas, Longhorn Showcase at SXSW, Hill Country Film Festival, Los Angeles CineFest, and CineFestival.

MFA in Film Production at The University of Texas.
Senior Lecturer at The University of Texas at Arlington.
Represented by Inclusion Managment.